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The Gun Club - The Las Vegas Story album

The Gun Club - The Las Vegas Story album Performer: The Gun Club
Title: The Las Vegas Story
Style: Alternative Rock
Date of release: 2014
Country: UK
Size MP3: 1838 mb
Size FLAC: 1990 mb
Rating: 4.5
Format: XM VOC RA MMF MP3 AHX APE

The Las Vegas Story is the third studio album by punk blues group The Gun Club, released in 1984. This album saw the return of founding member and lead guitarist Kid Congo Powers, after a three-year stint with The Cramps. The album was dedicated to Debbie Harry "for her love, help and encouragement. All songs composed by Jeffrey Lee Pierce; except where indicated. Side one. "The Las Vegas Story" - 0:23. Walkin' with the Beast" - 4:30. Eternally Is Here" - 3:02. The Stranger in Our Town" - 5:10.

The Las Vegas Story ‎(LP, Album). Animal Records, Chrysalis. The first three platters from The Gun Club are simply a tremendous revelation and one can say that The Las Vegas Story might be considered as the masterpiece in this trilogy. The feverish and nervous tension of their debut hinted into the Deep South and Delta Blues, though they came from . telling stories about characters full of melancholy and desires like JLP was one on his own.

Band Name The Gun Club. Album Name The Las Vegas Story. Data de aparición 1984. Labels Sympathy For The Record Industry Animal. Miembros poseen este álbum2. 1. The Las Vegas Story. 2. Walkin' with the Beast. 3. Eternally Is Here. 4. The Stranger in Our Town.

The Las Vegas Story, 00:23. Eternally Is Here, 02:58. The Master Plan, 01:48.

The Las Vegas Story Walkin' With The Beast. 06. My Man's Gone No. p3.

The Gun Club was an American punk band from Los Angeles in the 1980s led by singer/guitarist Jeffrey Lee Pierce. The Gun Club injected punk rock with doses of blues and country music. The Gun Club was an American punk band from Los Angeles in the 1980s led by singer/guitarist Jeffrey Lee Pierce. 4 Feb 1984 · 24 tracks.

Discover all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and download. Album by The Gun Club. is a cover of. The Creator Has a Master Plan by Pharoah Sanders (1969). My Man's Gone Now.

Both records were issued by Chris Stein's Animal label. The Las Vegas Story was produced by Jeff Eyrich who was just coming off T-Bone Burnett's Proof Through the Night project and was about to enter the studio with both the Plimsouls and Thin White Rope. Its lineup features the return of original guitarist Kid Congo Powers, as well as drummer Terry Graham and new bassist Patricia Morrison (aka Pat Bag) from . punk outfit the Bags.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 The Las Vegas Story 0:23
A2 Walkin' With The Beast 4:34
A3 Eternally Is Here
Lead Guitar – Mustang Dave Alvin*
3:01
A4 Stranger In Our Town
Lead Guitar – Mustang Dave Alvin*
5:12
A5 My Dreams 4:03
B1 Master Plan
Piano – JeffreyLee Pierce*Written-By – Leon Thomas, Pharoah Sanders
1:49
B2 My Man's Gone Now
Written-By – D. Hayward*, G. Gershwin*
3:19
B3 Bad America 4:59
B4 Moonlight Motel 3:11
B5 Give Up The Sun 6:04

Companies, etc.

  • Pressed By – Rainbo Records – S-55419
  • Pressed By – Rainbo Records – S-55420
  • Recorded At – Ocean Way Recording
  • Mixed At – Ocean Way Recording
  • Mastered At – Bernie Grundman Mastering

Credits

  • Art Direction, Design – Gillian Titus
  • Bass Drum, Snare, Tom Tom, Tom Tom [Floor], Hihat [Hi-hat], Cymbal – Terry Graham
  • Bass, Backing Vocals, Maracas – Patricia Morrison
  • Cover [Back] – Gary D Silva*, Margot Reyes
  • Cover [Front] – Craig Aurness, Tom Campbell
  • Engineer – Mark Ettel
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Judy Clapp
  • Guitar, Maracas, Slide Guitar – Kid Congo Powers
  • Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
  • Mastered By [For Vinyl] – David Cheppa
  • Producer – Jeff Eyrich
  • Remastered By [Digitally] – John Vestman
  • Vocals, Guitar, Bells – JeffreyLee Pierce*
  • Written-By – J.L. Pierce* (tracks: 1 to 5, 8 to 11)

Notes

Recorded and mixed at Ocean Way Studios, March and April 1984.
Remastered July 2004.
Front cover: West Light.
Album dedicated to Debbie Harry.
In loving memory of Jeffrey Lee Pierce and Rob Ritter.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 790276074217
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): S-55419
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): S-55420

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CHR 1477 The Gun Club The Las Vegas Story ‎(LP, Album) Animal Records, Chrysalis CHR 1477 UK 1984
SFTRI 742 The Gun Club The Las Vegas Story ‎(LP, Album, RE, RM, Gre) Sympathy For The Record Industry SFTRI 742 US 2004
COOKLP507 The Gun Club The Las Vegas Story ‎(LP, Album, RE) Cooking Vinyl COOKLP507 Europe 2009
APEC 6006 The Gun Club The Las Vegas Story ‎(Cass, Album, Cle) Animal Records APEC 6006 US 1984
APE 6006 The Gun Club The Las Vegas Story ‎(LP, Album) Animal Records APE 6006 US 1984

Tracklist Hide Credits

LP 1: The Las Vegas Story
A1 The Las Vegas Story
A2 Walkin' With The Beast
A3 Eternally Is Here
Lead Guitar – Mustang Dave Alvin*
A4 The Stranger In Our Town
Lead Guitar – Mustang Dave Alvin*
A5 My Dreams
B1 The Master Plan
Piano – Jeffrey Lee PierceWritten-By – Leon Thomas, Pharoah Sanders
B2 My Man's Gone Now
Written-By – Hayward*, Gershwin*
B3 Bad America
B4 Moonlight Motel
B5 Give Up The Sun
B6 Secret Fires
LP 2: Live Show From Le Loft, Strasbourg, France, 20th November 1984
C1 Walkin' With The Beast
C2 Run Through The Jungle
Written-By – John C. Fogerty*
C3 Moonlight Motel
C4 The Lie
C5 John Hardy
C6 Bad America
C7 The Stranger In Our Town
D1 Death Party
D2 Fire Of Love
Written-By – Jody Reynolds
D3 Sexbeat
D4 Jack On Fire
D5 Louie Louie
Written-By – Richard Berry
D6 Do The Twist
Written-By – Hank Ballard
D7 The House On Highland Avenue

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Creeping Ritual Productions LLC
  • Copyright (c) – Creeping Ritual Productions LLC
  • Licensed To – Cooking Vinyl Ltd.
  • Distributed By – Music On Vinyl B.V.
  • Manufactured By – Music On Vinyl B.V.
  • Produced For – Cooking Vinyl Ltd.

Credits

  • Art Direction, Design – Gillian Titus
  • Bass, Backing Vocals – Patricia Morrison
  • Drums [Bass Drum, Tom-toms, Floor Tom And Cymbals] – Terry Graham
  • Engineer – Mark Ettel
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Judy Clapp
  • Guitar, Slide Guitar, Maracas, Performer [Excessive Feedback, Whirling Whirlies And Ancient Mutterings] – Kid Congo Powers
  • Photography By [Colour Photos] – Gary D. Silva, Margot Reyes
  • Photography By [Front Cover, One Photo] – Tom Campbell
  • Photography By [Front Cover, Three Photos] – Craig Aurness
  • Producer – Jeff Eyrich
  • Vocals, Guitar, Bells, Performer [Musical Tube, Montage] – Jeffrey Lee Pierce
  • Written-By – Jeffrey Lee Pierce (tracks: 1.1 to 1.5, 1.8 to 2.1, 2.3 to 2.8, 2.10, 2.11, 2.14)

Notes

As a special bonus the first 1.000 copies (numbered) of this record contain a live bonus LP.
The following non-numbered copies do not have this bonus LP and should appear as a new submission.

- 180 gram audiophile vinyl
- Printed innersleeves

Made in the EU.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8718469531752

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CHR 1477 The Gun Club The Las Vegas Story ‎(LP, Album) Animal Records, Chrysalis CHR 1477 UK 1984
SFTRI 742 The Gun Club The Las Vegas Story ‎(LP, Album, RE, RM, Gre) Sympathy For The Record Industry SFTRI 742 US 2004
COOKLP507 The Gun Club The Las Vegas Story ‎(LP, Album, RE) Cooking Vinyl COOKLP507 Europe 2009
APEC 6006 The Gun Club The Las Vegas Story ‎(Cass, Album, Cle) Animal Records APEC 6006 US 1984
APE 6006 The Gun Club The Las Vegas Story ‎(LP, Album) Animal Records APE 6006 US 1984